VCU Faculty Convocation - Celebrating unmatched excellence

President Michael Rao invites you to attend
Virginia Commonwealth University's
41st Annual Faculty Convocation honoring
distinguished faculty award recipients

Wednesday, September 6, 2023, 3-4 p.m. 
W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Avenue

Reception immediately following

University Award of Excellence
Michael F. Miles, M.D., Ph.D.
School of Medicine 

Distinguished Scholarship Award
Martin K. Safo, Ph.D.

School of Pharmacy

Distinguished Teaching Award
Deborah L. Polo, M.S.
College of Humanities and Sciences 

Distinguished Service Award
Curtis N. Sessler, M.D.

School of Medicine 

Outstanding Early Career Faculty Award
Anika L. Hines, Ph.D., M.P.H.

School of Population Health

Outstanding Term Faculty Award
Evan M. Sisson, Pharm.D., M.S.H.A.

School of Pharmacy

Outstanding Adjunct Faculty Award
Emiola Oyefuga, Ph.D.

School of Education



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